Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for VB6 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB6 over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 280 254
Rank change year-on-year -9 -26 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.027% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.044% 0.39% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 10
Manchester median annual salary £48,750 £36,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.42% -37.39% +64.29%
10th Percentile £45,625 £32,500 £38,850
90th Percentile £52,875 £38,000 £58,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -4.00% +7.14%

VB6 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,589 4,646 3,420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 61.74% 60.09% 50.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3,946 4,030 2,938
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +1.23% +8.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing VB6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Manchester

VB6
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 in Manchester.

Salary trend for VB6 in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for VB6.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
2 1 (50.00%) HNC
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft